Pillow Thief Assaults Store Worker, Flees: NYPD

Police are looking for a thief who allegedly assaulted a store worker in the Bronx, then fled with two pillows. 

The suspect assaulted a 46-year-old worker at the Four Brothers Discount Store in the University Heights section the evening of Thursday, Feb. 5, according to police. 

Sureveillance video shows him angrily grabbing two pillows on his way out of the store and then taking off. 

It's not clear what sparked the altercation.

Police say the suspect is in his early to mid 20s, about 5 feet 6 inches and 135 pounds. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS. 

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